BSA Lee Enfield L42 7.62 bolt action rifle, 28 inch heavy profile barrel, the action stamped XL42EI D70 over the original No.4T markings, the wrist joint stamped M47 England, 1943, TR together with the serial number AN7010 repeated on the bolt, the barrel stamped CR1470 D71 FB351, AM, along with an inspectors mark under the upper hand guard. The telescope fitted into Daglish mount numbered to the rifle (its original serial number crossed out) with a later added tin case dated 1983, stamped with maker mark C&P. The rifle is accompanied by an L42 chest with interior label dated 1971, inside is a sling, cleaning kit, L42 No.32 tool, and a MkII S four drawer telescope by H.B.M Co. in leather case.
The rifle was bought as a barreled action with scope from Weller and Dufty auctions. The woodwork has been added by the vendor who has also procured the chest, telescope tin and accessories to complete the set.
UK SECTION 1 FIREARMS LICENCE WITH 7.62 VARIATION OR RFD REQUIRED.
Dimensions: The chest measures 31cm x 126cm.
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Sold for £2,700
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